Shorts are a
worn by both men and women over their pelvic
area and the upper part of the upper legs
or more, but not the entire length of the
They are called "shorts" because
they are a shortened version of
(as they are called in British English)
American English) which cover the entire
There are multiple types of
Track shorts: shorts
that reach only the upper thigh and
are intended to provide maximum freedom
of moment in
with a long pant length reaching to
the knees which is intended for casual
wear. Usually has
and waist loops for a
and is worn with or without that.
Cut-offs are homemade
shorts made by cutting the legs off
above the knee. The cut is not finished
and the fabric is left to fray. Originally
a practical use of
whose knees have worn through, they
are now a type of shorts in their own
known as "short shorts" are
primarily worn by young, hot, women.
These are short, tight shorts, usually
made out of cotton, nylon, or some other
common material. They are meant to emphasize
the buttocks and the legs.
shorts that have a piece of fabric in front
so that from the front it resembles a skirt.
It is a
contraction of "skirt"
Learn more about
men's shorts and